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A Day in the Life: Policy Analyst in a Nonprofit Advocacy Group (Energy)

8:00 AM: Arrive at the office and start the morning with your daily review of the news wires to see what developments are afoot in the energy world:  corporate merger rumors, congressional legislation proposals, updates on the latest accounting scandal, announcements by a foreign …

By Laura Chung Walker - Vault
Vault
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Next Week: UW Department of History Alumni Panel (November 30, 5:30-6:30pm)

The History department will be holding a virtual/remote (via Zoom) Alumni Career Panel on November 30th event that is open to all majors. The panelists were all formerly History majors at UW, and several have additional education and experience …

By Eli Heller (He/Him)
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How to Become a Wildlife Biologist (Shared Article from Best Colleges)

This article was originally written by Lindsay VanSomeren for the original article click here. 

Wildlife biology careers are highly rewarding, but the field is challenging and competitive.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects this field will grow 5% over the …

By CJ Sanchez (He/Him)
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What It’s Like To Be A Female Engineer At This Global Robotics Company

AeroVironment is a global leader in intelligent, multi-domain robotic systems that hires talented engineers to create innovative solutions. While its talented technology speaks for itself, AeroVironment also prides itself on being an inclusive workplace where women can thrive in this …

By Mahogany Aminzia - WayUp
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5 Ways to Identify a Company’s Social Responsibility (Shared Article from Firsthand)

By Richard Conn

Identifying a company’s social responsibility can be a difficult endeavor. Of course, you want to work for a sustainable and profitable company that contributes positively to society and the surrounding environment. But, this can be difficult to find. …

By Meaghan Wood (She/Her)
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Riverways Education Partnerships Literary Arts Alternative Spring Break Applications are Still Open! Pizza Social Next Week (11/23)

Riverways Education Partnerships Literacy Arts Alternative Spring Break applications are still open! Students involved in any field of study/major are encouraged to apply! 

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Want to do something meaningful with your Spring Break? Spend yours providing mentorship and education …

By Eli Heller (He/Him)
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How to Overcome Perfectionism on the Job Hunt

Illustration by Marian Blair

Searching for a job can be challenging and daunting for anyone, regardless of personality or experience. But there are particular hindrances or barriers that can surface for people with perfectionistic tendencies.

Perfectionism, or the practice of …

By Yejin Lee - Idealist Careers
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TODAY at 3pm: Data Science Showcase

The Data Science Minor is hosting a Data Science Showcase TODAY, Thursday, November 18th, 2021 at 3pm. The event is open to all students and staff across all 3 campuses. It is a great way to learn more about the …

By Eli Heller (He/Him)
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Q Center Hosts New Interpreting Intersectionality Student Discussion Group – Info Session This Friday

Check out the Q Center’s upcoming Interpreting Intersectionality student discussion group! The Q Center will be holding our informational session virtually this Friday November 19th, from 5-6 pm.
Here is a link for the interest form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1kA4OgeMKQ7sBTQmDSnDNiOMxfNyIiC9qbTlkNLD8voE/edit
See the flyer …

By Eli Heller (He/Him)
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What Does a Wildlife Biologist Do? (Shared Article from The Balance Careers)

This article was originally written by for the original article click here. 

Wildlife biologists are primarily responsible for studying the biology, behavior, and habitats of a variety of animal populations in the wild.

If they hold advanced …

By CJ Sanchez (He/Him)
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